Ingalls Begins Construction of WMSL 760 Freidman

May 11, 2021 – Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division announced today the start of fabrication of Legend-class national security cutter Friedman (NSC 11). The start of fabrication signifies the first 100 tons of steel have been cut. “Our workforce has invested more than a decade of effort, creativity and resolve to make the Legend-class national security cutter production line…

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Charles de Gaulle Supports Operation Inherent Resolve

May 11, 2021 (Google Translation) – For the first time, on Thursday, May 6, 2021, the Carrier Strike Group (GAN) on a CLEMENCEAU 21 mission engaged its Embedded Air Group (GAé) from the Red Sea, to the Iraqi-Syrian theater, as part of Operation CHAMMAL , French part of the INHERENT RESOLVE (OIR) operation. Return on this original mission. On the…

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Evac´s marine growth prevention on new Polish Navy tugs

May 11, 2021 – A new series of Polish Navy tugs has been installed with Evac´s marine growth prevention systems to ensure engine cooling system efficiency and reduce maintenance costs throughout their operational lives. Evac has supplied marine growth prevention systems (MGPS) to protect Blokland box coolers which have been installed on a series of six tugs for the Polish…

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Orbit Communication Systems SATCOM for New Israeli Corvettes

May 3, 2021– Orbit Communications Systems Ltd., a leading global provider of maritime and airborne satcom terminals, tracking ground station solutions, and mission-critical airborne audio management systems announced today the delivery of an OceanTRx4 Mil satellite communications system to the Israeli Navy to be installed on the Saar 6-class corvette. “We are proud that the Israeli Navy has chosen the…

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John C Stennis Arrives at Newport News for RCOH

May 6, 2021 – Aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) arrived at Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding division today to start its refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH) after years of advance planning. “For the last three years, we have planned each step of the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) RCOH, including procuring long lead-time…

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